Following the publication of a video with the gameplay of the video game based on the Kimetsu no Yaiba franchise and developed by CyberConnect2, Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppuutan, a new promotional video was published featuring the characters Tanjirou Kamado and Nezuko Kamado, and showing his skills within the delivery.
The statement also included a new special video showing the development of the delivery, from the combat mechanics to the generation of the choreographies of each character, modeling of designs and scenarios. The video also includes some combat scenes not previously shown.
The video game developed by CyberConnect2 (Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot) and distributed by Aniplex will be released this year on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and PC in Japan, and it has not been confirmed if there will be a global launch. It is worth mentioning that a smartphone game based on the franchise and titled Kimetsu no Yaiba: Keppuu Kengeki Royale is also in development, although its launch is indefinitely postponed in Japan and a global launch has not been confirmed.
Koyoharu Gotouge began publication of the manga in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in February 2016 and ended it in May 2020. The manga inspired a 26-episode anime adaptation produced by Ufotable Studios, under Directed by Haruo Sotozaki, released in April 2019. Subsequently, a film titled Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen was released in theaters in Japan on October 16. The production of a second season is confirmed for this year.
Synopsis of Kimetsu no Yaiba
In the Taisho era in Japan, Tanjirou Kamado is a kind and intelligent boy who lives with his family in the mountains. Tanjirou has become the head of his family after the death of his father, making constant trips to the village at the foot of the mountain to sell firewood and charcoal. However, his life changes when one day, when he returns home later After spending a night out, he discovers that his family has been killed by a demon. Tanjirou and his sister Nezuko are the only survivors now, but she has been turned into a demon, although she surprisingly still displays emotions and seems to have a sense of reason. After an encounter with Giyuu Tomioka, a demon hunter; Tanjirou decides to become a demon hunter to hunt down the murderer of his family and find a way to return Nezuko to normal.
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